With just four nursing homes in the city, there are only a couple of options in Scottsburg, Indiana. This relatively small group of nursing homes received on average an overall grade of B-, which a decent score for the city. This city is as good or better than the nearby city of Frankfort, which received a city grade of B-. Both cities appear to be decent options. This city was better in some categories than others, but it didn't have terrible grades in any of the major categories discussed below. More information about its category grades can be found in the next paragraph.
We wanted to note that this city's inspection rating outpaced its overall grade. In fact, we gave Scottsburg a B+ for its inspection score, which is one of our higher grades. Inspection grades are tied to many pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this area typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. In addition, Scottsburg also excelled in the area of government short-term care with a grade of B. Lastly, the city received a grade of B for nursing and a C in long-term care.